Features/switchablegraphics

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== Current status ==
* Targeted release: [[Releases/13|Fedora 13]]  
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* Targeted release: [[Releases/14|Fedora 14]]  
 
* Last updated: 11/11/09
 
* Last updated: 11/11/09
 
* Percentage of completion: 0%
 
* Percentage of completion: 0%

Latest revision as of 20:32, 19 February 2010

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[edit] Feature Name

Switchable Graphics

[edit] Summary

take advantage of runtime switchable laptop computer graphics.

[edit] Owner

  • Name: hellozt

[edit] Current status

  • Targeted release: Fedora 14
  • Last updated: 11/11/09
  • Percentage of completion: 0%

[edit] Detailed Description

Lenovo is now producing computers that have a integrated graphics card and a discrete graphics card. In most cases computers need to be restarted and have the BIOS settings changed to swap between cards. However users running Microsoft Vista or 7 can switch during runtime though. This allows users of Fedora to also switch during runtime

[edit] Benefit to Fedora

Allows users of Fedora to take advantage of hardware features without a full restart.

[edit] Use Cases

  • Frank wants to have a longer battery life and switch to his integrated graphics card
  • John wants to use higher graphics settings and switch to his discrete graphics card

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[edit] User Experience

[edit] Dependencies

[edit] Contingency Plan

[edit] Documentation

[edit] Release Notes

[edit] Summary

[edit] Comments and Discussion